Royal Masonic School , Rickmansworth

The RMS was founded in 1788 and moved twice within London until it finally settled in the magnificent grounds of Rickmansworth Park, Hertfordshire, in 1934.

The school was purpose built on its site, making the most of its generous land. The building includes a Great Hall and decorated Dining Hall as well as modern Sports facilities.

    • Summer Courses
    • Suitable for Groups and Individual Students
    • Trinity Examination Available
    • Adult Student Ratio 1:10
    • European City Tours Available


  • Astroturf Pitches
  • Sports Hall 
  • Dining Room 
  • Swimming Pool 
  • Basketball Court 
  • Tennis courts
  • Playing Fields 
  • Modern Classrooms 

  • Accommodation

  • Mainly twin, triple and larger rooms. Some single room available All with shared showers and bathroom facilities
  • Accommodation in typical boarding houses

  • Nearby Airports

  • 32 KM from London
  • 25 KM from Heathrow
  • 79 KM from Stansted
  • 84 KM from Gatwick

  • A typical day with Ardmore.

    Students have three hours of English lessons per day from Monday to Friday, with the lessons divided into two parts.

    Part One: Language input, which involves using grammar and vocabulary in various tasks/exercises.

    Part Two: Fluency/practice activities aimed at developing fluency through specific tasks like designing a website or poster, conducting a classroom survey or even producing/acting in a short play.

    We offer a wide range of activities, which may include: Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Basketball, etc.

    Evening entertainment programme may include Talent Show, Disco, Quiz Nights, Film Nights, Sports Tournaments and more options.

    Emphasis on communication helps students to use English for a variety of purposes and in various situations. Our aim is to build students' knowledge and confidence in understanding and speaking English.

    Nearby attractions and Excursions

    There’s plenty to see and do for a half day, or even an full day around Rickmansworth and nearby. A full day trip to visit Oxford and Oxford Castle is highly recommended.

    Alternatively there are half day excursions more local to the campus, which include trips to Cambridge, St Albans Roman Town and the Natural History museum.

    Interested in this school?
    Get our information pack.